NORMAN, Okla. – As the reigning national champions, the 2013 Oklahoma softball team will experience another once-in-a-lifetime moment Monday as members of the team and coaching staff will meet President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington D.C.
The Sooners, who will join 18 other national championship teams on Monday in the nation’s capital, begins their day in the morning when the team will be given a private tour of the U.S. Capitol Building thanks to the staff of United States Congressman Tom Cole (4th District – Oklahoma).
The official function begins at approximately 2:00 p.m. ET with a tour of the White House. Afterward, the Sooners will get to meet the President and pose for a photo opportunity.
The President will then make remarks on the South Lawn. The event will be streamed live on www.whitehouse.gov/live.
Following the meeting with the President, members of the team will be free to explore Washington D.C. before returning to Norman on Tuesday morning.
Stay tuned to SoonerSports.com and the official OU Softball twitter account @OU_Softball for coverage.